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  • Happily Married man and Father of two beautiful girls, who started homebrewing in 2010. we started out with wine but I quickly realized that I drink more beer than wine so a switch was made.
  • Golf,volleyball,fishing,hunting,and now winemaking
  • Engineer
  • Ben
  • Country
  • Chuck, Castle, Bones, Firefly, Arrow, Flash, Walking Dead.
  • Hunger Games, S#it my dad says, all stephen king novels
  • looking for my next great recipe
  • MeadrnDandellion winernRhubarbrnCinnamon RaisinrnAny Other great suggestions and recipes from everyone
  • Summer Ale, Deception Cream Stout, Brown Ale
  • Super Berry Mead
  • Too Much to Name
  • Brown Ale, Vanilla Java Stout, Winter Ale
  • Male
  • Married
  • Fort Dodge
  • Iowa


  • Posted in thread: Show us your upright refrigerator "Kegerator" conversion. on 04-28-2016 at 09:22 PM
    To those who painted- What type of paint did ya'll use on your kegerators?CheersI used a coat
    of primer and a coat of chalkboard paint, aerosol can.

  • Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 03-29-2016 at 03:43 PM
    i use he generic version of realemon, I believe it has some benzoate in it, but I use a stir
    stick and whip it for a good 3-4 minutes and usually have active fermentation within a day.

  • Posted in thread: MO/Columbus SMaSH IPA: Hop schedule? on 03-22-2016 at 11:01 PM
    Planning on brewing up a Columbus/2 row smash this weekend with some leftover hops I have in
    the freezer. Hopefully tastes as good as everyone else's came out tastingTentative hop schedule
    is 60 min 1...

  • Posted in thread: Where my teachers at? on 03-10-2016 at 10:12 PM
    swmbo is a first grade teacher. loves her summers and her wines. between the kids at school and
    the two in the house, there isn't much sanity left. but we still have fun!!

  • Posted in thread: Rhubarb Wine on 03-07-2016 at 09:21 PM
    Thanks RL for your reply. You're right, the hydrometer reading was 12 before and 0 after. I
    just forgot to do the math, sorry for the idiot moment there. And I guess sour is a better
    description, it's...

  • Posted in thread: Homebrew Supply Keg System Giveaway on 03-01-2016 at 05:55 PM
    IN. and skeezer pleezer's zombie dust clone if I'm a winner but not the big winner!!thanks

  • Posted in thread: Giveaway: Inkbird ITC-308S Thermostats with 2 DC sensor on 02-19-2016 at 07:26 PM
    love a good probing, especially a free one!!

  • Posted in thread: Peace Coffee Stout - N00b Question on 01-19-2016 at 09:38 PM
    I Agree, the lactose was added because if the bitterness. Spartan is right you typically don't
    have secondary, but in this instance I needed the bucket, and didn't have enough bottles.

  • Posted in thread: Peace Coffee Stout - N00b Question on 01-19-2016 at 05:23 PM
    when I made this kit a few years ago I cold brewed it and added to secondary, since you're not
    planning to secondary I'd guess you could add it at either time. I also added .5# lactose. this
    was a gre...

  • Posted in thread: Skeeter Pee on 01-11-2016 at 09:35 PM
    how did this end up? I've got 5 gallon of lower octane ready for kegging right now. just need
    to free up a keg.Finally kegged mine today. It's lower octane, planning to have it on tap. I
    added some mo...

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